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8 Museums In Montreal You Can Attend For Free In August

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8 Museums In Montreal You Can Attend For Free In August

Montreal has over 50 museums, cultural centers and heritage sites which means visiting them all can be tough on your wallet.

But if you desperately want to soak up some culture without spending a fortune you have two choices.

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You can wait until next year for Montreal's free museum day, or you can take advantage of these 8 museums that offer some kind of free entrance deal at some point during the month of august. 

Keep in mind some of these places ask for a voluntary donation and they rely on these donations to stay open so if you can, please show them your support. 

For Art Museums, click NEXT

McCord Museum

Permanent exhibitions are free on Wednesday evenings.

Click here for more information.

Fondation Pour l’Art Contemporain

Admission is free Wednesday to Friday: 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm / Saturday and Sunday: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm.

Click here for more info.

Center d'Exposition Université de Montréal

Free admission Tuesday to Saturday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm / Thursdays 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Click here for more info.

Architecture Museum

Admission is free on Thursdays after 5:30 pm

Click here for more info.

For Cultural Museums, click NEXT

Planetarium

On August 21, you can attend a special program at the Planetarium for free!

Click here for more info.

The Fur Trade Museum  

Free Admission in 2017

Click here for more info.

Redpath Museum 

Admissions is free, however there is a "suggested donation" for visitors.

Click here for more info.

Musée de Lachine

The Musée Lachine is free all year long.

Click here for more info.

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